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Beckwourth Complex

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Plumas National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
159 Lawrence Street
Quincy, CA 95971

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Beckwourth Complex Fire Information
Email: 2021.beckwourthcomplex@firenet.gov
Phone: 530 283 2050
Hours: 9 am - 5 pm M-F

News Releases — Beckwourth Complex

Beckwourth Complex Fire Morning Update July 10,2021 Released: 7/10/2021
Current Situation: The Dotta Fire within the Beckwourth Complex exhibited no growth, while the Sugar Fire had intense growth of over 16,365 acres, progressing...
Lassen County Evacuations - 7/9/21 5:30pm Released: 7/9/2021
 Mandatory Evacuation Orders have issued for the following areas:·      Lassen County residents on the north and south sides of Doyle Grade from the Lassen/Plumas County line east to the...
Lassen County Evacuations - 7/9 Released: 7/9/2021
 The Mandatory Evacuation Order has been expanded to include the following areas:   Lassen County residents on the north and south sides of Doyle Grade from the Lassen/Plumas County line east to...
Beckwourth Complex Fire Morning Update July 9, 2021 Released: 7/9/2021
Current Situation: The Sugar Fire within the Beckwourth Complex experienced significant fire growth yesterday. Southwest wind alignment and receptive fuels were the contributing factors of fire...
Beckwourth Complex Fire Morning Update July 8, 2021 Released: 7/8/2021
Fire behavior increased significantly yesterday due to hot, dry, and windy conditions.  A steady stream of helicopters, very large air tankers (VLATS), large air tankers (LATS), and fixed wings...
Advisory Evacuation for Frenchman Lake - Plumas County Sheriff's Released: 7/7/2021
An advisory Evacuation Order has been issued for Frenchman Lake including all campgrounds and residences around the lake. Sheriff Office personnel have been in the area and are giving campers...
Mandatory Evacuation for Frenchman Lake Cove - Plumas County Sheriff's Released: 7/7/2021
A Mandatory Evacuation notice for residents of Frenchman Lake Cove has been issued. You should leave the area immediately. If you remain emergency personnel may not be able to help you. An evacuation...
Beckwourth Complex Fire Morning Update July 7, 2021 Released: 7/7/2021
 Current Situation: Late yesterday afternoon, the Sugar Fire, that is part of the Beckwourth Complex, crossed outside of its current containment line. The fire was pushed across the containment line...
Beckwourth Complex Fire Morning Update July 6, 2021 Released: 7/6/2021
Current Situation:  As a result of the progress and hard work made by firefighters yesterday, the Plumas County Sheriff's Office announced that the Maddalena advisory evacuation notice was lifted...
Puerto Rico Multiagency Wildland Firefighters Crew Provide Fire Support Released: 7/5/2021
  The Beckwourth Complex received help this week from firefighter’s that came from Puerto Rico to assist the U.S. with their fire season. The 20 member Puerto Rico Multiagency Wildland...